A blog with a daily splash of vintage swimwear, vintage fashion, news, designer profiles and all things retro.
We welcome you to shop our on-line boutique Glamoursurf, featuring everything you need from the beach to the bedroom. Glamoursurf specializes in vintage swimwear, vintage lingerie, resort wear, cover ups, swim caps and fun in the sun beach accessories.
Jantzen created the Shouldaire swimming suit in 1930. Tanning and sunning became a huge fad after Chanel came back from her European travels with a healthy glowing tan. How smart was it for Jantzen, a leading swimwear manufacturer at the time, to develop and produce a 'new' style of swimsuit to match the craze. Introducing the Shouldaire, the sun suit which has extra straps to tie so you could let down the shoulder straps of your bathing suit for tanning. Just one of the many ingenious products they launched to keep abreast with the times. I love that she's reading a magazine which just happens to feature another of their fabulous ideas, The Red Diving Girl.
Welcome to GlamourSplash. My name is Pamela Fierro and I've been collecting and selling vintage swimwear and fashion for over a decade. We chat about vintage swimsuits, industry leaders, designers, models, photographers; most anything relating to swimming and the art of swimwear.
We also cover current trends in the industry. If you love vintage fashion and all things swim, you're sure to find a little something about it here.